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Amplifier by Ulf Kaiser 2 months ago

Sennheiser HDV 820

Audiophile, stationary headphone amplifier with XLR outputs

With the HD 800 S and HD 820 models, Sennheiser offers first-class headphones aimed at demanding music lovers. Naturally, the corresponding headphone amplifier is not missing from the range of products offered by the Lower Saxony-based manufacturer: The HDV 820 is housed in a stylish,...

4.6

Amplifier by Ulf Kaiser 2 months ago

SPL Phonitor se

Audiophile, stationary headphone amplifier

Today, discerning music enjoyment often takes place via high-sounding headphones. And as with a high-quality hi-fi system, it is by no means only the "loudspeaker" that produces the sound, but also the amplifier - it is no different with headphones. In everyday life, this detail...

4.5

Accessories by Maike Paeßens 11 months ago

Sonarworks SoundID Listen

Personalise your headphone listening experience

Riga-based software company Sonarworks has already made a name for itself in the field of music production with Reference 4, calibration software for studio monitors and headphones. The SoundID Listen, on the other hand, is aimed at music lovers who want to optimise their listening...

3.9

Comply SoftCONNECT

Earpieces for Apple AirPods and EarPods

Apple’s AirPods are among the best-selling headphones and they are worn by millions every day. However, there are still disagreements about their shape and form: ear-buds are not stuck in the ear canal like in-ears, but sit in front of them. This means that for...

3.3

Amplifier by Maike Paeßens 1 year ago

Creative Super X-Fi Headphone AMP

Miniature mobile headphone amplifier/ DAC with Super X-Fi certification

Creative's Super X-Fi Headphone Amp is ultra-portable but supports high impedances up to 600 ohms and is powerful enough to drive high-impedance headphones on mobile devices. The Super X-Fi technology can also be used to create a personalised, spatial sound experience for games, movies and...

3.9

Gaming by Andreas Proß 1 year ago

Antlion ModMic USB

USB extension for microphone-less headphones

Recognise the scenario? You’ve spent a lot of money buying the headphones of your dreams, then after a while, you realize that a microphone might occasionally come in useful. Maybe for gaming, maybe for video chats, for YouTube or even for making presentations.

3.8

Accessories by Ulf Kaiser 2 years ago

Sonarworks True-Fi

Linearisation Software for Headphones

True-Fi sets itself a tough mission in compensating for the weaknesses of headphones with innovative software to improve the listening experience. For audiophiles everywhere, this no doubt sounds an exciting prospect. Our test will see what’s possible with this software.

4.1

Headphone stands by Ralf Willke 3 years ago

König & Meyer headphone table stand 16075

A permanent place for loose headphones

For those not familiar with König & Meyer (or K&M, for short), the manufacturer from Wertheim am Main in southwestern Germany is popular for their microphone stands that are available all around the world. "Stands for Music" is the K&M claim, so it goes without...

4.5

Amplifier by Nils Neuneier-Quak 4 years ago

Fostex HP-A4BL

An entry-level headphone amplifier for audiophiles

Audio files are no longer limited to MP3 players and poor audio convertors found in sound cards. What’s more, .flac, .wav and Apple Lossless can, if desired, easily overcome the technical limitations of the traditional audio CD.

4.3